Art and Experience: Iranian short film ‘Plight’ written and directed by Mohammadreza Khavari will be screened at Miami Independent Film Festival in US and Roma Cinema Doc Film Festival in Italy.

To be held in July, Miami Independent Film Festival will host 18 films, including Iranian film Plight, which will compete with two American films in 1-minute short films section on July 29.

Iran’s only representative in the US event, Plight will experience its third international screening, before which has participated at Berlin Flash Film Festival in June.

The mission of Miami Film Festival is to bridge cultural understanding and encourage artistic development by provoking thought through film. By bringing the best of world cinema to Miami, the Festival presents the city and the film industry with a singular platform that fosters creative and technical talent.